Pte Wright Norman 27609

Pte Wright Norman 27609

Postby plbramham » Sat Oct 20, 2012 1:43 pm

Pte Wright Norman 27609 No 5 platoon 7th Border (note pioneers pick and shovel trade badge)
The medal with green ribbon at the bottom must be some territorial award or perhaps an unofficial medal for regimental sports or similar?
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Re: Pte Wright Norman 27609

Postby plbramham » Mon Oct 22, 2012 7:12 am

Checking 1911 census:
WRIGHT, NORMAN Two matches:

1) Born in 1876 Cottenham, Cambridgeshire. Married. Commercial traveller .
Address in 1911 - Park Lodge Queens Road Broadstairs, Thanet, Kent. Others in Household:
NORMAN, Amie Alberta Age 48 Born 1863 Wife Born at Ramsgate
DIXON, Gertrud Emsle 15 1896 Housemaid Liverpool
ELLIOTT, Jane 70 1841 Boarder Eggleston Durham
ELLIOTT, Mary 49 1862 Boarder City of London
ELLIOTT, Isabella 45 1866 Boarder City of London
OR: ( More likely I think)
2) Born 1891 in Harrold, Bedfordshire. A boot tacker. Single.
Address in 1911- No 7 Queen Street, Rushden. Northamptonshire. Others in household:
NORMAN, Charles Head age 53 born1858 Bricklayers Labourer Born in Bedfordshire, Odell
NORMAN, Eliza Wife 30 years 55 1856 Bedfordshire, Harrold
NORMAN, William G H Son 30 1881 Bricklayer Bedfordshire, Harrold
NORMAN, Martha W Daughter In Law 22 1889 Northants, Finedon
NORMAN, Harry Son 24 1887 Boot Laster Bedfordshire, Harrold
NORMAN, Wright Son 20 1891 Boot Tacker Bedfordshire, Harrold
NEDHAM, Arthur W Boarder 22 1889 Railway Clerk Leicestershire
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